Bend, Oregon Population 2020

105,418

Bend is a city located in Oregon. With a 2020 population of 105,418, it is the 6th largest city in Oregon and the 294th largest city in the United States. Bend is currently growing at a rate of 3.86% annually and its population has increased by 37.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 76,639 in 2010. Spanning over 33 miles, Bend has a population density of 3,185 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bend is $86,969 with a poverty rate of 10.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,185 per month, and the median house value is $363,200. The median age in Bend is 38.6 years, 37.5 years for males, and 39.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.4 males.

Bend Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bend was:

  • White: 92.70%
  • Two or more races: 3.24%
  • Asian: 1.94%
  • Other race: 1.09%
  • Black or African American: 0.65%
  • Native American: 0.39%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Bend, Oregon is 105,418, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 97,590.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 76,639.

Bend, Oregon Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020202,3745,1892.56%
2019197,1855,1892.63%
2018191,9965,1892.70%
2017186,8076,1583.30%
2016180,6496,4053.55%
2015174,2444,7382.72%
2014169,5064,2122.48%
2013165,2943,9492.39%
2012161,3451,7061.06%
2011159,6391,8961.19%
2010157,7430.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White83,89192.70%
Two or More Races2,9353.24%
Asian1,7521.94%
Some Other Race9861.09%
Black or African American5870.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native3490.39%

Bend Population Pyramid 2020

Bend Median Age

38.6


Total

37.5


Male

39.5


Female

Bend Adults

There are 70,058 adults, (14,975 of whom are seniors) in Bend.

Bend Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Bend Sex Ratio

Female

47,047

51.99%

Male

43,453

48.01%

Bend Households and Families

Bend Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bend Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.6%27.4%
All58.8%41.2%
Non Family46.5%53.5%
Female43.3%56.7%
Male38.8%61.2%

58.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All37,3392.4158.8
Married18,509372.6
Non Family13,6511.3546.5
Female3,5752.9643.3
Male1,6043.3538.8

2.93

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bend Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1591.81%
9th to 12th Grade1,7692.76%
High School Graduate10,89216.99%
Some College16,06125.06%
Associates Degree6,48710.12%
Bachelors Degree17,70127.62%
Graduate Degree10,02715.64%

Bend Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White57,15555,40725,261
Hispanic4,2903,4121,237
Asian1,2881,072638
Multiple Races958908367
Other Race642559304
Black344309143
Native American32432399

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 99.69%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 49.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,212$45,048$32,276
Less Than High School$25,267$27,787$21,839
High School Grad$27,901$31,273$24,735
Some College$31,106$39,815$26,060
Bachelors Degree$45,370$54,751$38,401
Graduate Degree$59,919$75,221$53,824

$37,212

Average Earnings

$45,048

Average Male

$32,276

Average Female

Bend Language

Bend Language by Age

Bend Language

91.83% of Bend residents speak only English, while 8.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.82% of the population.

Bend Poverty

Bend Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White77,1927,1809.30%
Hispanic8,2181,22614.92%
Asian1,73242824.71%
Multiple2,92930310.34%
Other95020521.58%
Black57714725.48%
Native348226.32%

10.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.30%

Male Poverty Rate

11.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bend

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bend is Black, with 25.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bend is Native, with 6.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.06%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.34%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.98%
High School13.17%
Some College10.58%
Bachelors or Greater4.74%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.46%
Male Unemployed21.99%
Female Employed6.63%
Male Employed5.42%

Bend Income

Bend Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,468$86,969
Families$77,376$102,619
Married Families$89,595-
Non Families$40,671$55,970

Bend Marital Status

Bend Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Bend Married by Age and Sex

Bend Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bend Marital Status by Race

Bend Veterans

5,859

Number of Veterans

5,388

Male Veterans

471

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,579
First Gulf War968
Second Gulf War854
World War II438
Korea356
Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,924
75+1,492
35 to 541,100
55 to 64811
18 to 34532
Name Veterans % of Total
White5,5268.41%
Hispanic1282.50%
2 or More1108.78%
Asian724.70%
Indian5917.66%
Other546.61%
Black389.82%

$Bend Veterans by Education

9.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bend Employment Status

67.1%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Bend Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

37.94%

Born in Oregon

94.94%

Native Born

5.06%

Foreign Born

2.71%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.94% of Bend residents were born in the United States, with 37.94% having been born in Oregon. 2.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020105,4183,9143.86%
2019101,5043,9144.01%
201897,5903,0653.24%
201794,5253,9144.32%
201690,6114,3735.07%
201586,2382,7453.29%
201483,4932,6143.23%
201380,8792,2872.91%
201278,5921,0401.34%
201177,5529001.17%
201076,65224,6233.95%
200052,02931,5609.78%
199020,4693,2061.72%
198017,2633,5532.33%
197013,7101,7741.40%
196011,9365270.45%
195011,4091,3881.31%
194010,0211,1731.25%
19308,8483,4335.03%
19205,4154,87926.02%
19105360.00%